Professional Practice in the Care of the Elderly - NSG104
The professional role of the nurse will be examined throughout this course by utilizing simulation, scenarios and case studies. There will be an emphasis on therapeutic communication, relational practice, person-centered care, priority setting, and critical thinking. Geriatric assessments will be incorporated into this course. Concepts related to healthy aging will be studied. Students will also gain insight on the culture and health origins of Canada’s Indigenous people.